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Local Fishing Report: Thursday 2018-09-06


Today should be reasonable conditions particularly later in the day with winds easterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly below 10 knots in the late morning and afternoon.with seas 1 to 1.5 metres. Tomorrow there will be workable conditions with a bit of northerly chop with winds Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly during the day and seas around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Maroochydore during the evening. So be ready to go tomorrow as there have been catches on North Reef of pearl perch, moses perch, pearl perch, mulloway and trag jew. Trekka 2 fished North Reef and caught pearl perch, moses perch, snapper, teraglin jewfish and mulloway. Snapper, long tail tuna, cobia, pearl perch, tusk fish from the Gneerings and Caloundra 12 mile. Snapper, pearl perch, cobia, mulloway and tusk fish from the Barwon Banks. Snapper, grass sweetlp, moses perch and parrot from Murphy's. Snapper and good sweetlip close in off Coolum around Old Women Island. Snapper and Sweetlip around Brays Rock. Double Island Point reefs producing good quality snapper, some nice red emperor, pearl perch, moses perch, tusk fish and a number of quality cobia.

Estuaries and Beaches

Noosa: A few tailor, bream and dart to be taken along Teewah Beach. Jai Aughton on Sunday fished the upper estuary and all his fish were released, his score went, 8 flathead, biggest went 64cm, 3 cod and 2 GT's including a 63cm brute and then on Monday he managed another 63cm GT and a 59cm tarpon. Big golden trevally and flathead in Woods Bays. A few mangrove jack being caught in the upper reaches.There has been plenty of whiting in the lower river.

Maroochydore: Our Pommy mate, Robert Whiting flew back in town this week to target trevally, hair tail tailor and flathead in the Cod Hole for the next month. Try for tailor and mulloway from the river mouth.the odd golden trevally to 60cm in the middle river. Flathead in Eudlo Creek. Mangrove jack and trevally in Petrie Creek. Quality whiting in the lower river. Mud crabs in the middle and upper river.

Mooloolaba: Trevally and bream around Minyama Island. Bream, the odd tailor and golden trevally from the boat moorings. Whiting from the flats above McKenzies Bridge. Bream and mangrove jack at night around McKenzies Bridge. Bream, grass sweetlip and tailor off the rocks at Point Cartwright.

Caloundra: Whiting and flathead from Currimundi Creek. Flathead and whiting along Golden Beach. Bream and the odd tailor from the rocky headland between Moffat and Shelly Beaches. Flathead from the skids. Worth trying the snaggy areas for mangrove jack throughout the Passage.

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Great day at Boondooma Dam today with Peter Sippel from Biggenden

Great day at Boondooma Dam with Peter Sippel where he he caught and released plenty of great bass. With Matthew Mott Sports Fishing

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